Carites

CARITES. See CHERETHIM, CHERETHITES.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia (1915)

(kari) , ("one ready," "life-guardsman"): A body of troops mentioned in 2Ki 11:4,19 (the King James Version "captains"). Instead of CHERETHITES (which see), the Kethibh of 2Sa 20:23 offers the reading Carites.

See also

  • Kerethites